Kentucky Life

Loading the player...

Sultana Disaster; General Lloyd Tilghman Marker; Louisville's Mega Cavern; Kentucky Ingrained LLC

27:40 | #2008

A look at the greatest maritime disaster in U.S. history, it occurred on April 27, 1865 when the steamship SS Sultana exploded on the Mississippi River and an estimated 1800 passengers died, including 194 from Kentucky; in Paducah, a historical marker honors engineer and Confederate General Lloyd Tilghman; a visit to Louisville's Mega Cavern, approximately 100 acres of underground fun, including the world's only fully underground zipline course; and Kentucky Ingrained LLC in McKee features handcrafted furniture from reclaimed Kentucky hardwoods.

Upcoming Airdates

  • KETKY: Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 5:30 PM ET / Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 4:30 PM CT

Recent Airdates

  • KETKY: June 8, 2018 at 5:30 PM ET / June 8, 2018 at 4:30 PM CT
  • KETKY: August 22, 2015 at 8:30 AM ET / August 22, 2015 at 7:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: August 21, 2015 at 12:30 PM ET / August 21, 2015 at 11:30 AM CT
  • KETKY: August 19, 2015 at 8:00 AM ET / August 19, 2015 at 7:00 AM CT
  • KET: August 18, 2015 at 11:30 PM ET / August 18, 2015 at 10:30 PM CT
First Aired: January 31, 2015